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Join our team for the 2016 London Marathon

Where: London
April 2016

About: Apply for a guaranteed place with The Children's Society. More than a million people will line the streets of the route screaming your name as you make your way through the 26.2 mile course - it'll be an unforgettable day that we can give you the chance to be involved in.

Double your chances of securing a place in the race by entering the London Marathon ballot, which opens on bank holiday Monday and closes at 5pm on Friday 8 May.

Registration fee: £75

Minimum sponsorship amount: £2,000

Apply for your place

We will support you every step of the way

For all of our runners, we offer:

  • an online training zone with access to route planners, calculators, your own personal trainer and the chance to interact with other runners
  • a dedicated Events Team to support you and help with any fundraising or training needs
  • a team training day in January with expert guest speakers
  • a personalised running vest
  • cheer points along the route to keep you going
  • a post-race party with a well-deserved massage and a goody bag for you as well as refreshments for you and your supporters